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by MMACH 5
Mon Apr 25, 2011 5:29 pm
Forum: Homemade Stove Ideas
Topic: Wicking around on the porch
Replies: 16
Views: 8522

Wicking around on the porch

Due to my misunderstanding of how to construct a Zelph's Super Stove, I accidentally came up with this stove. It's the fastest to boil (4:15 with 1.2q Imusa mug) of any of my stoves. And it is also the most efficient one I have with the Foster Pot. The inner ring is the middle section of an aluminum...
by MMACH 5
Mon Apr 25, 2011 3:17 pm
Forum: DIY Odds and Ends
Topic: Home "Brew" Percalator
Replies: 6
Views: 4836

Re: Home "Brew" Percalator

Thanks. I used two tablespoons of ground coffee to make a 16oz mug of coffee. Initially, I made the basket a little taller, but then the basket cover obscured the holes in the stand tube. The percolator is narrower than my mug and can move around a bit. I wasn't sure if it would try and float up and...
by MMACH 5
Mon Apr 25, 2011 2:44 pm
Forum: DIY Odds and Ends
Topic: Home "Brew" Percalator
Replies: 6
Views: 4836

Home "Brew" Percalator

Hi all. Love the forum. I had a ball thinking through and building this thing, but I will not likely pack it onto my bike for a camping trip. It is made from the bottoms of three 24oz Fosters cans and an aluminum tube from a wind chime. It fits down into my Imusa aluminum mug. I double filled my pen...